Period
to 27 September 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 452 654 629
Rank change year-on-year +202 -25 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 240 495 630
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 241 441 592
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £34,375
90th Percentile £138,750 £71,250 £79,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% -5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 45,145 134,374 159,542
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.75% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36,952 106,977 128,579
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 27 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +220 217 £55,000 +10.00% 33
UK excluding London +127 137 £48,500 +7.78% 26
London +277 100 £108,750 +61.11% 12
North of England +180 55 £50,000 +16.28% 5
North West +136 29 £50,000 +19.76% 2
South East +131 27 £47,500 -13.64% 9
Yorkshire +150 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland +69 19 £50,000 - 2
Midlands +124 18 £50,000 +14.94% 5
Work from Home +37 17 £55,000 +15.79% 6
West Midlands +110 16 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East of England +116 11 £66,250 +55.88% 1
South West +95 6 £40,000 -6.51% 1
East Midlands +80 2 £55,000 +33.33% 1
North East +13 2 £50,000 +14.94%
Wales +43 1 £49,500 +23.75% 1

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 235 (97.92%) Software Engineering
3 216 (90.00%) C#
4 180 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (60.42%) JavaScript
6 141 (58.75%) .NET Core
7 131 (54.58%) ASP.NET
8 114 (47.50%) Azure
9 112 (46.67%) AngularJS
10 103 (42.92%) Microservices
11 101 (42.08%) React
12 95 (39.58%) AWS
13 94 (39.17%) Finance
14 84 (35.00%) SQL
15 76 (31.67%) SQL Server
16 72 (30.00%) Fintech
17 68 (28.33%) TDD
18 63 (26.25%) MVC
19 61 (25.42%) Web Services
20 59 (24.58%) Vue.js
20 59 (24.58%) ASP.NET Core
21 58 (24.17%) CSS
22 55 (22.92%) Front Office
23 54 (22.50%) HTML
24 50 (20.83%) Asset Management
25 49 (20.42%) Hedge funds
26 48 (20.00%) Derivative
26 48 (20.00%) Investment Management
26 48 (20.00%) Migration
26 48 (20.00%) Fixed Income

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 114 (47.50%) Azure
2 95 (39.58%) AWS
3 26 (10.83%) GCP
4 16 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.75%) Serverless
6 8 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (3.33%) SaaS
7 5 (2.08%) GitHub
8 4 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.83%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) AMQP
2 2 (0.83%) H.323
2 2 (0.83%) Modbus
2 2 (0.83%) MQTT
2 2 (0.83%) Profibus
2 2 (0.83%) RS-232
2 2 (0.83%) RS-485
2 2 (0.83%) Skype
2 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.50%) MySQL
4 12 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.58%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.50%) Redis
8 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2017
11 3 (1.25%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.25%) SQLite
12 2 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.83%) Power BI
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.92%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.00%) NUnit
4 11 (4.58%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.75%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.50%) JIRA
6 6 (2.50%) MSBuild
6 6 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.08%) Subversion
8 4 (1.67%) GitLab
8 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.67%) Moq
8 4 (1.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.25%) JUnit
10 2 (0.83%) Gatling
10 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.83%) webpack
11 1 (0.42%) Postman
General
1 94 (39.17%) Finance
2 55 (22.92%) Front Office
3 17 (7.08%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.25%) Electronics
5 14 (5.83%) Manufacturing
6 13 (5.42%) Marketing
7 9 (3.75%) Telecoms
8 8 (3.33%) Publishing
9 6 (2.50%) Law
10 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 141 (58.75%) .NET Core
3 131 (54.58%) ASP.NET
4 112 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 101 (42.08%) React
6 61 (25.42%) Web Services
7 59 (24.58%) ASP.NET Core
7 59 (24.58%) Vue.js
8 58 (24.17%) CSS
9 54 (22.50%) HTML
10 41 (17.08%) .NET Framework
11 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (14.58%) HTML5
13 33 (13.75%) REST
14 28 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (10.83%) jQuery
16 24 (10.00%) RESTful
17 18 (7.50%) XML
18 17 (7.08%) CSS3
18 17 (7.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.42%) Hedge funds
2 48 (20.00%) Derivative
2 48 (20.00%) Equities
2 48 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 48 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (7.50%) Algorithms
5 11 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.75%) Cloud Native
7 9 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.75%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.08%) User Experience
9 4 (1.67%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.42%) Windows
2 6 (2.50%) Android
2 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (97.92%) Software Engineering
2 180 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (42.92%) Microservices
4 72 (30.00%) Fintech
5 68 (28.33%) TDD
6 63 (26.25%) MVC
7 50 (20.83%) Asset Management
8 48 (20.00%) Investment Management
8 48 (20.00%) Migration
9 45 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 38 (15.83%) Scrum
11 35 (14.58%) Test Automation
12 34 (14.17%) DevOps
13 33 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (13.75%) OO
14 31 (12.92%) BDD
15 26 (10.83%) OOP
15 26 (10.83%) SOLID
16 24 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 21 (8.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 216 (90.00%) C#
2 145 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 84 (35.00%) SQL
4 37 (15.42%) Python
5 26 (10.83%) Java
6 14 (5.83%) C++
7 13 (5.42%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.42%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.92%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.50%) F#
10 6 (2.50%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.50%) R
11 4 (1.67%) Go
11 4 (1.67%) Ruby
12 3 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.42%) Scala
14 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (10.42%) Degree
2 7 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.25%) EMIR
3 3 (1.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (12.50%) Docker
2 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (8.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.92%) Terraform
3 2 (0.83%) Kibana
4 1 (0.42%) MIIS
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.33%) Google
3 9 (3.75%) SAP
4 7 (2.92%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.08%) VMware
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle
7 2 (0.83%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com